Tag: Cargo

  • 18 missing, 4 rescued after cargo ship sinks off southwest Japan | Weather News

    18 missing, 4 rescued after cargo ship sinks off southwest Japan | Weather News

    Search and rescue efforts are under way after a cargo ship carrying lumber capsizes between Japan and South Korea. Japan and South Korea are searching for 18 crew members of a cargo ship that capsized in rough weather. A spokesperson for the Japanese Coast Guard said four crew members were rescued on Wednesday after the […]

  • Cargo ship from Ukraine grounded in Istanbul’s Bosphorus Strait | Russia-Ukraine war News

    Cargo ship from Ukraine grounded in Istanbul’s Bosphorus Strait | Russia-Ukraine war News

    Maritime traffic in the famous waterway has stalled after a freighter carrying peas runs aground. A cargo ship travelling from Ukraine to Turkey has run aground in Istanbul’s Bosphorus Strait, suspending traffic in the vital waterway. Monday’s incident, involving a Palau-flagged vessel called the MKK 1, led to no damage or spills, according to the […]

  • Cargo vessel refloated after running aground in Suez Canal | News

    Cargo vessel refloated after running aground in Suez Canal | News

    Suez Canal Authority head says traffic was unaffected by the grounding of the MV Glory vessel. A cargo vessel that ran aground in Egypt’s Suez Canal has been refloated, the Suez Canal Authority and a canal services firm said. Leth Agencies said the MV Glory ran aground on Monday near the city of Qantara, in […]

  • Luxury cars sink with cargo ship

    Luxury cars sink with cargo ship

    The South African motoring industry in 2022 proved once again that Mzansi is undoubtedly bakkie country. While there were lots of activity in the SUV, hatchback and sedan segments, it was the bakkies that got the most attention. Bakkie news spanned from Peugeot’s re-entry into the segment by virtue of the Landtrek, the first Jeep […]

  • Cargo hauler of the future? Enviro Automotive’s EV van shows why

    Cargo hauler of the future? Enviro Automotive’s EV van shows why

    Electric vehicles, or EVs, are fast becoming the norm in South Africa for both good and bad reasons. The novelty perhaps of driving an EV and the rapid acceleration, plus the inherent quietness, are factors that impress the most for many coming from an international combination engine vehicle. Are you serious? In the case of […]